Secretary General of the Qatari Foreign Ministry Dr Ahmad bin Hassan Al-Hamadi.
The third meeting of NATO’s Istanbul Cooperation Initiative (ICI) kicked off yesterday with Kuwaiti participation. In a speech to open the two-day meeting, Secretary General of the Qatari Foreign Ministry Dr Ahmad bin Hassan Al-Hamadi underscored that Qatar has long sought to enhance its ties with NATO, especially on issues that contribute to peace and stability in the region.
Moreover, on the Gulf nation’s relations with NATO, he said they have made some progress in recent years, noting that Qatar has participated in most political events organized by NATO. On the meeting, Al-Hamadi said it represents a valuable opportunity for ICI and NATO member nations to work together to bring goals of restoring stability and peace in the world to fruition.
Meanwhile, NATO’s Assistant Secretary